10 Curious Tattoo Facts From A Century Ago

10 Curious Tattoo Facts From A Century Ago

Are tattoos just a fad of the times? Hardly. In fact, tattoos were prominent in the good old days of the past, and it wasn’t just the seedy characters getting them. People love to decorate themselves. While stage actors and...
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10 Reasons Why Life Sucked In The 19th Century

10 Reasons Why Life Sucked In The 19th Century

People pine for the good old days, when humans somehow lived better, more fulfilling lives than they do today. The sad fact is that there were never any “good old days.” The only thing that has changed over time is...
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Top 10 Unknown History Lessons Of The 20th Century

Top 10 Unknown History Lessons Of The 20th Century

The 20th century was a time of immense global achievement but also of global unrest. It saw the fall and rise of empires, borders redivided, and nations created. It was a time when the world had a better standard of...
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Top 10 Shocking Pre-20th Century Crimes Of Passion

Top 10 Shocking Pre-20th Century Crimes Of Passion

Crime Adam R. RamosJuly 12, 2017 In popular usage, a crime of passion is a violent act arising from sudden, unpremeditated anger or heartbreak. Many will be surprised, however, that the scope of such crimes reaches far beyond simple romantic...
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Top 10 Crazy Facts About Psychiatry In The 19th Century

Top 10 Crazy Facts About Psychiatry In The 19th Century

Health Julia PowellMay 17, 2017 The treatment of the mentally ill has a notorious past filled with misunderstanding, torture, and theology. With the dawn of the 19th century, the path to comprehension began to be paved, ultimately leading to the...
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Top 10 International Murder Mysteries From A Century Ago

Mysteries Radu AlexanderApril 19, 2017 Each country has its own dark history filled with crimes where the killer was never brought to justice. It’s unlikely that we’ll ever find out who murdered these ten people. Even if we did, the...
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10 Hard Facts About The Ku Klux Klan In The Early 20th Century

Crime Elizabeth Yetter November 23, 2016 From out of the Civil War, there came a group of angry, Confederate men. One source claimed that the men banded together for the sole purpose of scaring newly freed African Americans. Another source...
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